Seattle-based arts resource group Artist Trust has announced the recipients of its 2010 Grants for Artist Projects (GAP) program. The annual GAP awards provide up to $1,500 to individual artists for projects in the visual, performing and literary arts. This year a total of $90,000 was awarded to artists around the state.
Among the 62 recipients were Olympia felt artist Janice Arnold and two Tacoma artists: painter Nicholas Nyland and ceramicist Yuki Nakamura.
This year’s GAP awards fund projects ranging from novel-writing time, travel, studio repairs, safety equipment and website development. The recipients were selected by a review panel …